Beta Marine

Beta Marine

Sailboat Specifications

Hull Type: Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type: Cutter
LOA: 48.83 ft
LWL: 41.92 ft
S.A. (reported): 1,064.00 ft²
Beam: 15.00 ft
Displacement: 32,500.00 lb
Ballast: 13,000.00 lb
Max Draft: 6.75 ft
Construction: FG
First Built: 1989
Builder: Ta Shing Yacht Building (TAIWAN)
Designer: Bill Dixon

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Auxiliary Power/Tanks (orig. equip.)

Make: Yanmar
Model: 4JH-DTE
Type: Diesel
HP: 77
Fuel: 125 gals


Water: 200 gals

Sailboat Calculations

S.A. / Displ.: 16.79
Bal. / Displ.: 40.00
Disp: / Len: 196.96
Comfort Ratio: 31.00
Capsize Screening Formula: 1.88
S#: 2.72
Hull Speed: 8.68 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 2,246.77 pounds/inch

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2 nd ad half width

3rd ad full width

Rig and Sail Particulars

I: 60.00 ft
J: 19.42 ft
P: 53.50 ft
E: 18.00 ft
S.A. Fore: 582.60 ft²
S.A. Main: 481.50 ft²
S.A. Total (100% Fore + Main Triangles): 1,064.10 ft²
S.A./Displ. (calc.): 16.79
Est. Forestay Length: 63.06 ft

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Designers: Bill Dixon
Builders: Ta Shing Yacht Building Ltd.
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Scheel Keel: 5.83'
Later became the TASWELL 50 which was in production until 2002.